What will be the impact of the UK's AI Sector Deal on jobs?
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Government announces £1bn+ AI Sector Deal

May 8, 2018

The government announced in late April 2018 details of its new AI Sector Deal, which includes £300m of newly allocated funding to the AI sector. For its part, the private sector tech industry has promised nearly £1bn […]

The newsletter of Corporate Welfare Watch for February 2018.
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Newsletter: February 2018

March 2, 2018

Our newsletter for February 2018 is focused on the fallout of PFI practices, including a special feature blog post by us which showcases research on the topic. Click here to read the newsletter.

PFI projects are set to cost UK schools nearly 5 million pounds by 2020.
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PFI firms will take £4.8bn from UK schools by 2020

February 19, 2018

A February 2018 study by the Centre for Health and the Public Interest has revealed that PFI firms will earn £4.8bn from schools by 2020, reports the Guardian. This diversion of taxpayer money to private […]

The new Nissan Leaf is under production in Sunderland UK as of December 2017.
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New Nissan Leaf in production at Sunderland

January 3, 2018

The new Nissan Leaf started rolling off the Sunderland production line in late-December 2017. The Sunderland Echo reported that Nissan’s flagship electric vehicle will be available in European markets in February. Nissan’s continued investment in […]